EC - Mevaldate reductase (NADPH)

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Accepted name:
mevaldate reductase (NADPH)
Other name:
mevaldate (reduced nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate) reductase
Systematic name:
(R)-mevalonate:NADP+ oxidoreductase



May be identical with EC [alcohol dehydrogenase (NADP+)].

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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0019726
CAS Registry Number: 9028-34-6


  1. Coon, M.J., Kupiecki, F.P., Dekker, E.E., Schlesinger, M.J. and del Campillo, A.
    The enzymic synthesis of branched-chain acids.
    In: Wolstenholme, G.E.W. and O'Connor, M. (Eds.) CIBA Symposium on the Biosynthesis of Terpenes and Sterols, Churchill, London, 1959, 62-74
  2. von Wartburg, J.P. and Wermoth, B.
    Aldehyde reductase.
    In: Jakoby, W.B. (Ed.) Enzymatic Basis of Detoxication vol. 1, Academic Press, New York, 1980, 249-260

[EC created 1961]